Delhi Assembly passes resolution against MHA notification, Kejriwal accuses Modi govt of 'dictatorship'
Delhi Assembly passes resolution against MHA notification, Kejriwal accuses Modi govt of 'dictatorship'

 Delhi Assembly on Wednesday passed a resolution holding as "illegal" Centre's notification giving more powers to the Lt Governor with Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal blasting the Modi government, terming its move as a prelude to pushing the country towards "dictatorship".

AAP MLA tears MHA notification in Delhi Assembly

The Delhi Assembly on Wednesday witnessed unruly scenes as an AAP legislator tore a copy of the Centre's notification giving absolute powers to the Lt Governor in appointments of bureaucrats as well as matters relating to police and public order.

MHA to challenge Delhi HC observation on notification

The Union Home Ministry is likely to challenge the Delhi High Court's ruling on the Centre's recent notification barring Anti-Corruption Branch (ACB) of the Delhi government from acting against central government officers.

'Delhi's anti-corruption helpline got only 282 calls'

 The Delhi government's anti-corruption helpline '1031' has received 282 calls up to May 13, an RTI query has revealed.

AAP opens its account in electoral politics in Kerala

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) opened its account in electoral politics in Kerala on Wednesday.

Delhi Assembly passes resolution against MHA notification: As it happened
Delhi Assembly passes resolution against MHA notification: As it happened

Today is the second day of Delhi Legislative Assembly's emergency session called by the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government to discuss the Centre's notification on Lieutenant Governor's powers. Here are the live updates:

Somnath Bharti moves private resolution against Centre's notification

AAP MLA Somnath Bharti on Tuesday moved a private member resolution at special session of the Delhi Assembly to "ignore" a notification issued by the Centre giving absolute powers to the Lt Governor and called it "unconstitutional" and "invalid".

Delhi Assembly Speaker orders probe into alleged assault of MLA

Delhi Assembly Speaker Ram Niwas Goel on Tuesday ordered its privilege committee to investigate the alleged assault case involving AAP MLA Jarnail Singh.

AAP 100 days total failure: North Delhi Mayor

North Delhi Mayor Ravinder Gupta on Tuesday hit out at the Arvind Kejriwal-led dispensation, terming the first 100 days of the AAP government as a "total failure" and alleging that its only achievement was "finding fault" in almost everything and everybody.

Fake Degree row: AAP MLA seeks stay of proceedings against him

Delhi Law Minister Jitender Singh Tomar on Monday moved Delhi High Court seeking stay on Bar Council of Delhi (BCD) proceedings against him over his alleged fake law degree.

PIL against Centre's notification giving powers to LG in HC

A PIL was filed in the Delhi High Court on Tuesday seeking quashing of the Centre's recent notification giving the Lieutenant Governor absolute powers in appointing bureaucrats in the national capital.

Kejriwal vs LG: MHA starts consultations with legal luminaries

The Union Home Ministry has started consultations with legal luminaries after the Delhi High Court termed its notification, giving the Lt Governor absolute powers in some matters, as "suspect".

Kejriwal-Modi fighting bitter war in Delhi: Congress

The Congress on Tuesday accused the Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi government and the Narendra Modi dispensation at the Centre of engaging in a "bitter fratricidal" war.

Centre encroaching on Delhi Assembly's right: Sisodia

The central government has encroached upon the rights of the Delhi Assembly by issuing a notification curbing the powers of the AAP government, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said on Tuesday.

Kejriwal vs Centre: Everybody should work within constitutional framework, says Rajnath

Affirming that there would be no interference by the Centre in the functioning of the Delhi government, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Tuesday that everybody should work within the constitutional framework.

Court will decide on powers of Delhi Govt, Centre: Amit Shah

Bharatiya Janata Party on Tuesday said the Centre's differences with Arvind Kejriwal government were due to their different interpretation of the Constitution and the matter will be settled by court.

Gadkari defamation case: Kejriwal drops plea against court order

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Tuesday withdrew from the Delhi High Court his case filed against a trial court decision sending him to jail in a defamation complaint by Union Minister Nitin Gadkari.

AAP govt moves resolution against MHA notification: As it happened
AAP govt moves resolution against MHA notification: As it happened

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government in Delhi has convened a two-day emergency session of the Legislative Assembly beginning Tuesday amid a bitter fight between Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung.

More teachers for govt schools: Manish Sisodia

Delhi government on Monday announced expansion and improvement of infrastructure of government educational institutions with more teachers along with formation of a committee to regulate private schools admission and fees.

Ahmedabad police deny permission for Swaraj Samvad

The city police on Monday stopped the `Swaraj Samvad' organized by former AAP leaders Yogendra Yadav and Anand Kumar here, stating lack of permission.